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About the Office of Graduate and Post Graduate Education

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Office of Graduate and Post Graduate Education

The Office of Graduate and Post Graduate Education in the College of Engineering develops and implements policies and programs to foster successful graduate student outcomes in our diverse engineering environment with specific emphasis on recruitment, retention, and training of graduate students and post-doctoral researchers in engineering and computer science.

About Us

Jill Higginson
Associate Dean
Coordinates collection vision of departments and dean to support all COE graduate students and programs.

Senior Assistant Dean
Design and implementation of strategies to improve recruitment, retention and training

Louise Bank
Senior Academic Advisor
Advises and implements best practices in recruitment, enrollment and retention.

Administrative Assistant
Point of contact for all incoming and outgoing news and student support services.

Our scope of work includes:

  • Advisement
  • Assessment
  • Budget, fellowships
  • Communications
  • Curriculum
  • Degree audit
  • Data and Enrollment Management
  • Inclusion, diversity and wellness
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Liaison across UD offices
  • Marketing and recruitment
  • Online / partnerships
  • Post-doctoral studies
  • Program Policies
  • Strategic planning and analysis
  • Student support services

Graduate Student Feedback

If you have any questions or feedback about your experience as a graduate student in the College of Engineering at the University of Delaware, you can share it (anonymously if you wish) through the form below. The Graduate Affairs team is here to help.